​​​​Recent Publications

  • ​ ​Wong J, Bhattacharya G, Vance S, Bistolarides P, Merchant A.  Construction and Validation of a Low-Cost Laparoscopic Simulator for Surgical Education.  Journal of Surgical Education.  Accepted for publication December 2012

Recent Presentations

  • Covenant Healthcare Respiratory Therapy Conference 2014, Saginaw, MI "Simulation Boot Camp for Therapists", May 6, 2014

  •  Emergency Medicine Residents Association, Michigan Chapter, East Lansing, MI "5th Annual EMRAM SIMWARS", April 15, 2014

  • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners Excellence in Clinical Education Series, Grand Rapids, MI, "Engaging Our Leaners—Meeting Today's Learners on Their Field", September 12, 2013

  • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners Excellence in Clinical Education Series, Grand Rapids, MI, "Interprofessional Simulation: Practice Like You Play" ,September 11, 2013

  • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners Excellence in Clinical Education Series, Grand Rapids, MI, "Using Simulation to Improve Critical Care Non-Technical Skills", September 11, 2013

  • International Meeting of Simulation in Healthcare, Orlando, FL, “E-hance" Your Sim Training: How to Develop E-Learning Content for Simulation Pre-Learning and Assessment”, Pre-Conference Workshop, January 2013

  • Emergency Medicine Residents Association, Michigan Chapter, East Lansing, MI, "4th Annual EMRAM SIMWARS", April 16, 2013

  • Medical Mile Simulation Day-Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI, "Interprofessional Simulation", ​June 14, 2012​